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Campaign 1976 / Republican Ticket / Dole #45634

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Sep 09, 1976
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(Studio) Report on Republican ticket conts.; reporter talks with Vice President nominee Senator Robert Dole.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(DC) Harry Reasoner asks Dole if pattern of following Carter will continue [DOLE - says there's no plan to follow Carter around cntry.] Asked if he sees any way back uphill for Republican party, [DOLE - says if Ford wins election and has mandate of people to design and implement programs over 4 years, party can attract people now identifying with Democrats] Harry Reasoner asks about Dole's policy with regard to disagreements on issues with President [DOLE - says he's there to serve President but is also independent and has own views and ideas.] Harry Reasoner asks what Dole's hometown, Russell, Kansas, did for him. [DOLE - tells how hometown helped financially with medical aid for war wounds; notes hometown is where it starts for anyone.]
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Studio) Friday's report will sum up impressions of Republican ticket.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

Reasoner, Harry

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